Colleges Near Berkeley

Colleges and universities near me in the Berkeley, California area

There are 2 colleges in Berkeley and 52 colleges within 50 miles enrolling a total of 449,063 students.

Located in California with a population of 112,580, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Berkeley. Driving time to these schools from Berkeley should be less than 1 hours. The top rated college in the area is Stanford University in Stanford. The largest college in the area is University of California Berkeley enrolling 42,501 students.

This directory is inclusive of nearby two and four year schools, both public and private. If you are looking for more affordable higher education options or not ready for a full four-year program, consider local community colleges near Berkeley.

52 results found

University of California Berkeley
C
Berkeley, CA
University of California Berkeley

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

#6 Best Public Universities in America

  • 42,501enrollment
  • $18,178net price
  • 15%acceptance rate
  • 1320-1530SAT range
  • 31-35ACT range
  • 3.86Avg GPA

2 miles from Berkeley

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Berkeley City College
B
Berkeley, CA
Berkeley City College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 6,053enrollment
  • $10,532net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

2 miles from Berkeley

Expression College for Digital Arts
E
Emeryville, CA
 
Expression College for Digital Arts

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 603enrollment
  • $26,353net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

1 miles from Berkeley

California College of the Arts
C
Oakland, CA
California College of the Arts

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,805enrollment
  • $39,075net price
  • 88%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.2Avg GPA

3 miles from Berkeley

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College of Alameda
A
Alameda, CA
 
College of Alameda

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 6,389enrollment
  • $9,660net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

6 miles from Berkeley

Laney College
L
Oakland, CA
 
Laney College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 10,404enrollment
  • $7,813net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

5 miles from Berkeley

Lincoln University
L
Oakland, CA
 
Lincoln University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 573enrollment
  • $15,462net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

5 miles from Berkeley

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American Conservatory Theater
A
San Francisco, CA
 
American Conservatory Theater

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 46enrollment
  • $25,112net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

8 miles from Berkeley

Contra Costa College
C
San Pablo, CA
 
Contra Costa College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 7,193enrollment
  • $7,509net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

7 miles from Berkeley

Patten University
P
Oakland, California
 
Patten University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 874enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

7 miles from Berkeley

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FIDM/Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising San Francisco
F
San Francisco, CA
 
FIDM/Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising San Francisco

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 218enrollment
  • $36,135net price
  • 46%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

8 miles from Berkeley

Holy Names University
H
Oakland, CA
Holy Names University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 960enrollment
  • $21,890net price
  • 70%acceptance rate
  • 710-870SAT range
  • 17-22ACT range
  • 3.2Avg GPA

8 miles from Berkeley

San Francisco Art Institute
S
San Francisco, CA
San Francisco Art Institute

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 381enrollment
  • $52,451net price
  • 95%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.09Avg GPA

8 miles from Berkeley

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Merritt College
M
Oakland, CA
 
Merritt College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 7,453enrollment
  • $6,540net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

9 miles from Berkeley

Mills College
M
Oakland, CA
Mills College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#17 Best Private Colleges in California

  • 1,257enrollment
  • $26,086net price
  • 86%acceptance rate
  • 1010-1240SAT range
  • 21-29ACT range
  • 3.64Avg GPA

8 miles from Berkeley

San Francisco Conservatory of Music
S
San Francisco, CA
 
San Francisco Conservatory of Music

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 398enrollment
  • $37,873net price
  • 45%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

9 miles from Berkeley

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University of San Francisco
S
San Francisco, CA
University of San Francisco

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#14 Best Private Colleges in California

  • 10,713enrollment
  • $35,270net price
  • 65%acceptance rate
  • 1130-1330SAT range
  • 23-29ACT range
  • 3.61Avg GPA

10 miles from Berkeley

Saint Marys College of California
S
Moraga, CA
Saint Marys College of California

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#18 Best Private Colleges in California

  • 3,881enrollment
  • $33,414net price
  • 77%acceptance rate
  • 1060-1250SAT range
  • 22-27ACT range
  • 3.61Avg GPA

11 miles from Berkeley

FAQ's

The closest community college is Berkeley City College and is 1.6 miles from Berkeley. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Berkeley City College are $1,254 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Berkeley City College has an open admission policy. Open admission colleges typically have few admission thresholds and will admit all applicants so long as certain minimum requirements are met.